3-Week Physical Theatre Course
Special Three-Week Physical Theatre Workshop designed as for directors and choreographers, as well as actors, dancers, contemporary circus performers, musical theatre performers and performance artists, interested in advancing their professional skills in directing, ensemble building, composition understanding, as well as enhancing professional tools such as body, voice and mind through daily creative practice.
The training intentionally is designed as an intensive lab with the participation of practitioners from different field of arts and from various countries. Multidisciplinarity and multiculturality are one of the most important principles of our programs. Working alongside colleagues from different countries and cultures is an excellent opportunity to find innovative, new, multidimensional approaches to rehearsals and performances.
Participants will be able to get training based on Ostrenko Brothers Method, which was formed on the basis of Russian theatre school and influenced by traditional European and Asian practices in performing arts.
The Ostrenko Brothers' Method is internationally renowned, from Russia to the USA, from Iceland to South Africa, from Canada to Australia, from Singapore to Italy and beyond.
The Ostrenko Brothers' Method introduces some of the effective techniques and approaches towards contemporary performance practice in the context of the short rehearsal time and multiculturality of the creative team.
Ostrenko Brothers method offers the tools and support necessary for students to reach their full potential in performing and directing.
- The program aims to explore performer's physicality, step beyond the limits of text-based acting by the means of V. Meyerhold’s “Biomechanics”, K. Stanislavski's “Physical Action”, M. Chekhov’s “Psychological Gesture” and elements from other techniques.
- Students will have a chance to learn the skills needed for professional movement director and teacher, research how movement practice is taught and how to actors and performers best integrate movement processes.
- Students will have the opportunity to get training and experience in the Ostrenko Brothers approach to rehearsals and at the end of the course, show the result.
Before the workshop, students may receive a series of distant tasks.
Please, note, that group is formed on a competitive basis.